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Shaheen

First Battle of Seoul

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Shaheen    20

"On June 25, 1950; North Korean forces crossed the 38th parallel. The North Koreans utilized a blitzkrieg style invasion using T-34 tanks supported by artillery. The South Koreans had no methods in stopping the onslaught of tanks as they lacked anti tank weapons and had no tanks at all. In addition, the South Korean forces had blown up the bridge across the Han River trapping their own soldiers and killing hundreds of refugees evacuating the city. Within three days, North Korean troops had taken over the capital."

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Marines fighting their way past a roadblock in Seoul

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United Nations troops fight in the streets of Seoul, Korea

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North Korean forces entered Seoul only three days after the start of the invasion

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North Korean tanks enter in Seoul along with Infantry

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North Korean leader Kim II Sung visiting North Korean tank crews, following the capture of Seoul.

 

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